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    Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

    Picardy Place | Opposite Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, 1/4 mile East End Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 3JT, Scotland
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    Reviewed 13 July 2015

    We visited Scotland for 5 days and had a difficult time picking a hotel in our price range. We wanted to stay in a Scottish hotel, but were worried about quality and amenities. So we decided on a good old American chain the Holiday Inn...More

    Thank utahgrandma
    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 22 July 2015

    Thank you so much for your review. We very much appreciate your feedback and are delighted to see you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards, Gemma Vincent Sales Manager

    Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

    The location of the hotel is great. It's walking distance from railway station, the royal mile and most of the tourist attractions. But....and it's a big but- the hotel has wooden flooring ( at least on the 6th floor) and the floor creaks ( loudly)...More

    Thank Roopalichauhan
    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 22 July 2015

    Thank you for your review, we appreciate our hotel is not for everyone and my apologies for the noise, due to our central location. Kind regards, Gemma Vincent Sales Manager

    Reviewed 12 July 2015

    We have stayed in this hotel before when attending shows at the Playhouse but this was just a shopping trip. Having stayed in city hotels with higher star ratings we were very impressed with the room and service we received. Rooms were immaculately clean and...More

    Thank avrilPerthshire
    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 22 July 2015

    Hi Avril, Thank you so much for your review. We very much appreciate your feedback and are delighted to see you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards, Gemma Vincent Sales Manager

    Reviewed 9 July 2015

    Stayed there for one night, excellent location for the train station (7min walk), airport (2min from the tram) and the city. Room is small but has Holiday Inn Express standard bedding etc. Rooms facing inwards are quiet. Breakfast was free but did not have anything...More

    Thank shauwy
    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 22 July 2015

    Dear Hauvy, Thank you for your review and positive comments, We do not however provide a 'hostel' breakfast, we do infact provide cereal, toast, pastries, cheese, yoghurts, rolls, sausage, beans and scrambled eggs, fresh fruit as well as hot and cold drinks. Kind regards. Gemma...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2015

    Everything you would expect from a 3 star hotel. We did however miss the aircon since it was very hot. Room is a bit cramped when the sofa bed is made. We only had a shower in the room and it drained very slowly so...More

    Thank gerhard350
    Response from Mgtresponse, Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City CentreResponded 22 July 2015

    Dear Gerhand, Thank you for your review and indeed your feedback, I am sorry to hear of the issues with your shower - I hope these were resolved by our maintenance team. Kind regards, Gemma Vincent Sales Manager

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • US$104 - US$292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Raks P
    7 August 2017|
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    Response from TIMMFAM | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. I also sorry not to be of any help. As I only spent one night and did not look for the gym. And did not visit the bar.
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    Response from Shaski | Reviewed this property |
    I am unsure, I am not a smoker. I would suggest emailing the hotel directly.
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